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VTCT Level 3 Diploma in Nail Technology
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VTCT Level 3 Diploma in Nail Technology

The VTCT Level 3 Diploma in Nail Technology (QCF) is a substantial vocational qualification that will

Qualification Information


VTCT Product CodeAB30130
Qualification Number500/8966/3
Level3
GLH414
Units8-11
Minimum Credits51
Age Restriction16+
Registration End Date31/07/2017


OVERVIEW

The VTCT Level 3 Diploma in Nail Technology (QCF) is a substantial vocational qualification that will prepare you for a career as a nail technician. This qualification is designed for learners aged 16 years or over and will support you to gain employment as a nail technician, as the units contained in this qualification cover all the skills and knowledge required for this role. Entry onto this qualification can be via previous attainment of a Level 2 qualification in beauty therapy and/or a successful skills test and interview. You will also have the opportunity to further develop your understanding and skills by selecting a number of optional specialist units which include: designing and applying nail art, air brush designs, enhancing nails with electric files, promoting products and displaying stock to promote sales. Throughout this qualification you will develop your knowledge and understanding of relevant anatomy and physiology, health and safety, client care and nail products and equipment.

Qualification Structure

Unit CodeUnit Ref.Unit TitleLevelCreditsGLH
UV20470T/601/4569Provide manicure treatments2548
UV20471R/601/4448Provide pedicure treatments2548
UV30405A/601/4444Apply and maintain nail enhancements315111
UV30468T/601/4457Client care and communication in beauty-related industries3328
UV30491R/600/8780Monitor and maintain health and safety practice in the salon 429
UV30493D/600/8779Maintaining personal health and wellbeing3760


Optional - from this group you'll need to cover a minimum of 2 units and earn a minimum of 12 credits.


Unit CodeUnit Ref.Unit TitleLevelCreditsGLH
UV20470T/601/4569Provide manicure treatments2548
UV20471R/601/4448Provide pedicure treatments2548
UV30405A/601/4444Apply and maintain nail enhancements315111
UV30468T/601/4457Client care and communication in beauty-related industries3328
UV30491R/600/8780Monitor and maintain health and safety practice in the salon 429
UV30493D/600/8779Maintaining personal health and wellbeing3760

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